BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN
His Majesty Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Mu’izzaddin Waddaulah, Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam and Her Majesty Duli Raja Isteri Pengiran Anak Hajah Saleha once again graced the annual Chinese New Year gathering hosted by the Tionghua community yesterday.
Accompanying Their Majesties at the International Convention Centre (ICC) were His Royal Highness Prince ‘Abdul Malik and Yang Amat Mulia Pengiran Anak Isteri Pengiran Raabi’atul ‘Adawiyyah, His Royal Highness Prince ‘Abdul Mateen and other members of the royal family.
The arrival of Their Majesties and members of the royal family were welcomed by Honorary Advisor to the organising committee of this year’s Chinese New Year celebrations Pehin Kapitan Lela Diraja Dato Paduka Goh King Chin, Legislative Council member Yang Berhormat Ong Tiong Oh and the event’s organising chairman Dato Ting Jack Chai.
Besides from the hearty feast, the royal entourage was also treated to colourful and rhythmic performance of traditional martial arts Wushu and traditional dances by Tionghua community students.
Also present were cabinet ministers and other civil servants, LegCo members, foreign diplomats and business associates.